Dear Merton Borough Council,

What was your recovery rate for revs & bens debt collection for the last 3 financial years?

Yours faithfully,

Tom Murray

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David Keppler, Merton Borough Council

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Dear Mr Murray,

 

Thank you for your freedom of information request.

 

Can you please clarify your request for me – what debt are you referring
to and are you referring to the debt collected only in the financial year
or accumulative?

 

What was your recovery rate for revs & bens debt collection for the last 3
financial

years?

 

 

Kind regards

 

David Keppler

Head of Revenues and Benefits

 

Tel: 020 8545 3727

[mobile number]

Fax: 020 8545 3960

[1]www.merton.gov.uk

 

Subject: FOI F7176 - Tom Murray - target date 24 May (Ros to approve)

 

 

 

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Dear David Keppler,

I am referring to council tax, business rates & housing benefit overpayments.

I am asking for debt collected only in the financial year and not accumulative

Yours sincerely,

Tom Murray

David Keppler, Merton Borough Council

Dear Mr Murray,

Thank you for the clarification

Kind regards

David Keppler
Head of Revenues and Benefits

Tel: 020 8545 3727
[mobile number]
Fax: 020 8545 3960
www.merton.gov.uk

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Elaine Connaughton, Merton Borough Council

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Dear Mr Murray

 

Please find attached a response to your recent FoI request.

 

Kind regards

 

Elaine Connaughton

PA for Customer Services

Corporate Services

Merton Council

 

Tel: 020 8545 3847

[1]www.merton.gov.uk

 

 

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